The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) recently commended UA&P alumnus First Officer Victor Martin Mariano and Captain Darren de Ocampo for safely landing an Air Asia flight which encountered mechanical trouble in South Korea last July.
Awarded the “Kahusayan Award,” the two were cited for “exemplary performance and remarkable awareness” during CAAP’s celebration of International Civil Aviation Day this week.
Mariano graduated from the Entrepreneurial Management program in 2011.
On his Facebook account, he wrote: “Thank you lord for this opportunity and award. We are blessed for this second life. I know that we have more missions in this world and may we continue to serve others guided by your love.”
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